Sunday, February 8, 2009

[600] BizTalk 2009 Packed Decimal Converter Functoid

to install and use Packed Decimal functoids:

1- Using VS 2008, Compile the component or download the compiled .dll. you can find sourcecode under: while you can find the compiled code under:

2- Copy the compiled .dll into \Program Files\Microsoft BizTalk Server 2009\Developer Tools\Mapper Extensions or D:\Program Files\Microsoft BizTalk Server 2006\Developer Tools\Mapper Extensions if you have BizTalk 2006

3- GAC the compiled .dll file “BizTalk.Mapper.CustomComponents.Converters.dll”

4- Install the packed decimal functoids to your Visual Studio, right click your functoid, from the right menu choose “Choose Item

5- Functoids should be Conversion under [Conversion Functoids]

6- Drag the proper functoid to your map, use [Configure Functoid Inputs] to insert pad length and float point position

7- Test output


  1. Great work Firas! Thanks for sharing and saving us a lot of time rewriting the same stuff.

    One comment though:

    Can you please elaborate on the input parameter (specially second param)?



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